Definition of 'underwriter'
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The mutual has promised not to credit score applications and brokers can speak directly to underwriters. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He lives in Neath and is a senior life underwriter in the insurance industry. Times, Sunday Times (2006)These investors take exposure to insurance by buying securities that underwriters issue to pass on some of the underwriting risks they have taken on. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This one was supposed to assess my claim before the underwriter would decide if it would pay the cost of going to an employment tribunal. Times, Sunday Times (2013) Brokers and underwriters are to scale back or withdraw from some areas altogether, rather than write unprofitable policies, the insurers said. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Used Occasionally. underwriter is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'underwriter'
British English: underwriter NOUN
An underwriter is someone whose job involves agreeing to provide money for a particular activity or to pay for any losses that are made.
If the market will not buy the shares, the underwriter buys them.
Definition of underwriter from the Collins English Dictionary
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